When you travel on airlines, the checked baggage is taken to your destination by same flight or some other. It depends on airlines, whether it uses passenger carrier  for transporting checked baggage or an extra cargo carrier for this purpose. Most airlines use same carrier. When the checked baggage is taken from one place to other. Sometimes it can be damaged or delayed and can be lost as well. Here we will give information related to Qatar Airways Delayed, Lost Or Damaged Baggage.

Qatar Airways Delayed, Lost Or Damaged Baggage

In this article Qatar Airways Delayed, Lost Or Damaged Baggage. We have given information that how to get your baggage if you find it missing, damaged or info about it being delayed. Here are some important things you should follow whenever you travel with baggage.

  • In all situations you should have your ticket and baggage code so that authorities can sort out matter easily.
  • In these sort of situations you should take picture of your baggage at the origin and at the destination as well.

Delayed Baggage:

According to Qatar Airways if you arrive at your destination without your checked baggage.Then be assured that the airlines will provide you your baggage ASAP.

In most cases delayed baggage is located within 24 hours and can be delivered to your home, office or hotel if local custom;s regulations permit.

In case you have incurred some expenses due to the late delivery of your baggage, Qatar Airways will compensate by reimbursing your reasonable and necessary expense (conditions apply). In the event that baggage is considered to be lost then Qatar Airways compensation will be in accordance with the Montreal Convention, where applicable.

For your convenience, you may use My baggage to check the status of your baggage online or notify nearby Qatar Airways Office about your delayed bag if you have left the airport without reporting it.

Damaged Baggage

When you travel with baggage please ensure that your baggage is sufficiently robust, well packed, and properly secured to withstand the usual rigors of air travel.

When you arrive at your destination and find that your baggage has been damaged, File a report to Qatar Airways baggage services desk before leaving the airport.

If you have left the airport without reporting, you can notify Qatar Airways about your damaged bag or any other mishandling of your baggage online by using My baggage‘. If you have already reported your mishandled baggage, you can also use ‘My baggage‘ to check the status of your claim by entering the file reference number that was provided to you.


Acceptance of baggage by the passenger without complaint at the time of delivery is prima facie evidence that the baggage has been delivered in good condition and in accordance with the Conditions of Contract. If you notice that your baggage has been damaged, then you must notify the airport and make a written complaint immediately before leaving the arrival terminal, or at the latest, within seven days from the date of receipt of the baggage. You may also file a written complaint for mishandled baggage through Qatar Airways Website.

Lost And Found:

If after your disembarkation, you have left or lost a personal belonging onboard your Qatar Airways flight or at the Qatar Airways departure gate or lounge, please contact the Qatar Airways baggage services desk at the airport immediately to assist you in locating your lost article. Qatar Airways is not responsible for lost items but will do its best to assist you.
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Limitations of Liability:

Qatar Airways, has strict limits to its liability for mishandled items. Please see our Conditions of Carriage to learn more about the liability limitations imposed by Qatar Airways.
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